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PBS
Jun 30, 2011 6:00pm PDT
-cutting bill aimed at averting default today, while in britain thousands of public sector workers went on strike rallying against pension reforms. good evening. i'm jeffrey brown. >> warner: and i'm margaret warner. on the "newshour" tonight, we look at whether austerity measures can work to spur economic growth and help solve the european debt crisis. >> brown: then, we have a newsmaker interview with white house chief of staff bill daley about the stalled debt talks, a day after the president scolded congress. >> warner: betty ann bowser reports on a colorado hospital where medical mistakes are rare. >> one in three americans are at risk of a hospital acquired infection or will become a victim of a medical error. this hospital in denver is doing something about that. >> brown: ray suarez explores the prospect of another tech bubble. this time from social media websites. >> warner: and we get a rare view of dissent in china, following a new surge of protests by young people and labor union members. >> brown: that's all ahead on tonight's "newshour." major funding for the pbs news
PBS
Jun 30, 2011 6:00pm PDT
, france, britain have signaled their opposition to the plan. >> it was a free day from school for many students in the u.k. not because of summer holidays but because teachers along with other public-sector employees wentn strike. the protesters are angry about the plan for pension reform as well as overall spending cuts. the british prime mininistedavid cameron denies the strike action as irresponsiblele. -- denounced the strike action as iesponsible. >> 150,000 public sector employees joined the marchersrs included government workers and teachers. they were protesting about an increase in the pension cuts edition. teachers are up in arms especially. >> these people would like 68- year olds teaching their children. i think enough is enough. >> the attraction of a job with 8 good pension will be weakened and many teachers will leave the prprofeson. >> the liberal coalition government says that the cuts are inevitable and long overdue. >> we are not seeking to be at loggerheads with the tre unions. we agree across the political spectrum how the big sector pensions need to be reform
CBS
Jun 30, 2011 5:30pm PDT
if pradaxa can reduce your risk of a stroke. >> pelley: across britain today, more than 100,000 teachers and government workers went on a one-day strike to protest government budget cutting, including deep cuts in pensions. the streets of london were jammed for hours. most folks were peaceful, but 35 were arrested. the negotiations over the u.s. debt crisis have apparently descended to insults. yesterday, the president said his daughters work harder on their home work than the congress does on the budget. today, one republican senator suggested mr. obama needs medication. all of this as the nation careens toward defaulting on its debts in about four weeks. chip reid has the latest. >> reporter: republican leader mitch mcconnell today politely invited president obama to visit the senate. >> come on up to the capitol and meet with senate republicans. >> reporter: kansas republican pat roberts was a little less polite. >> so maybe if he'd just take a valium and calm down and talk to us, it might be helpful. >> reporter: both senators said they want to explain to the president that
CBS
Jul 1, 2011 6:00pm EDT
roddick since 2003. and the drought continues. brit andy murray taking on nadal today and britain was rocking as murray took the first set and the second set it all fell apart. nadal win it's in four. he'll go to the final on sunday. so that's it from here. davie johnson manages his first home win and hopefully gets his first win. >>> great night for a ballgame. great weather. that's it for us. "the cbs evening news" is next. derrick will see you at 7:00 have a fantastic holiday see you back here on monday.
KOFY
Jul 1, 2011 11:30am PDT
.  >>> britain's royal couple is making a splash in day two of their first overseas trip to canada. they greeted hundreds of spectators in ottawa. the duke and duchess watched 25 people become canadian citizens today. they handed out flags to the new citizens and joined them with their families making an already special day even more unforgettable for the new citizens. catherine was wearing a cream dress and red hat and queen's maple leaf roots. >> and prince albert got married in a civil ceremony to charlene woodstock a former olympic swimmer. the couple dismissed rumors and she tried to run away after rumors that he had a third legitimate child. >> the flags that catherine gave outer today, we better not see any on ebay. >> it was the weather to match the hats. i thought you would have noticed that. >> we'll be seeing a lot of grays and reds. >> show you what is going on right now. vollmer peak down on oakland. wouldn't be nice if there was baseball stadium in this picture. not that i'm advocating one for downtown oakland, but let's move on. south beach, t
NBC
Jul 1, 2011 6:00pm EDT
faces britain's andy murray. he comes up with a drop shot right here. a one-set when del. nada -- a one-set window. nadal advances to the finals. rain is a possibility for the holiday weekend. we have another look at the weekend forecast. stick around. we are coming right back. >> remembering a mother and daughter who were murdered at a hotel. we return to the scene of that crime where loved ones are expected to gather. expected to gather. >> people are hoping for great weather for a long holiday weekend. you are not going to disappoint, are you? >> it is going to be more hum andid. for these -- it is going to be more humid. >> it is never this low. >> nightly news heading your way next. >> have a great evening.
SFGTV2
Jul 1, 2011 6:00am PDT
irish conscript in the irish navy that came to puerto rico. puerto rico was owned by britain, as they liked to do with their colonies, and efficient evidently the sailor came there and said palm trees, warm weather, and look at the girls. and he remained. that's the end of the second part. the third part is in response to the op ed piece that margaret mcpeek wrote in the chronicle and the letters, i don't know if you've read them -- you should pick up -- the letters that a couple of, you know, irish americans wrote in response accusing cousin mcpeek of not having a sense of humor. it has to do with these tee shirts that target has produced for the st. patrick's day parade in which mrs. mcpeek derided the fact that they were making fun of the irish in the united states, you know, things like i survived the kelly murphy family gathering, things like that. and they wrote letters poking fun at what i thought was a couragous op ed piece. so this is in response to the irish americans who don't feel the pride that they should. and please excuse if i manhandle the irish manner of speaking. th
SFGTV2
Jul 1, 2011 4:00pm PDT
. second is denmark with 20% and down to great britain to 2% and the u.s. only has 1% trip share by bike. advantages and the benefits of cycling, very short but, which you can capitalize is the health part, the reduction of health costs because the effect of cycling on health are above expectations. it's nearly all diseases will have less risk of occurring when people have enough physical exercise and all the extra, the ideal means of physical exercise is about half an hour a day, medium-intensive exercise. so it's far better than going to the gym twice a week and then, very intensive sporting for two hours. and what is easier than having this bike trip into your daily commuting? then automatically you have your half an hour exercise and it's been shown in the managementerlands that people who sigh -- netherlands that people who cycle to work have more than people who don't. also the environment there are a lot of things you can capitalize because you don't have to invest on electric cars or transit or whatever to reduce the carbon dioxide, because the emissions of bicycle is zero.
Comedy Central
Jun 30, 2011 11:30pm PDT
about saddam hussein, weapons of mass destruction, namely he didn't have any. >> right. >> britain would not have gone to war in iraq. maybe the united states would. >> stephen: i don't know. are the facts important there. because i have to be a fan of facts. because feeling is first. and it felt right to get saddam, did it not feel like -- seems like a bad guy, seemed dangerous. feels like take them down. later the facts subverted that good feeling. so what good are the facts? >> in subverting that good feeling. >> stephen: you want to make me feel bad. >> i want to make you feel bad. >> stephen: really. >> stephen: if you feel that way. i believe in the reality-based community. i mean --. >> stephen: reality is pretty sad. >> stephen: it can be but then we have more need of comedians. >> stephen: you know what f you find a good one, tell me about him. >> where might i look. >> stephen: jon stewart. (laughter) he's really funny. he's really funny. let me ask you, political writing from a decade without a name this past decade, you mean. >> it's a weird decade which in a way begins
CBS
Jul 1, 2011 4:30am PDT
, 40 minutes. >> for me, extra crispy fries. >>> today britain's royal newlyweds are charge their canadian hosts as they celebrate a national holiday. this would have been princess diana's 50th birthday. last night the duke and duchess of cambridge, william and kate, chatted with people at a reception. today at the a.m. our time -- 9 a.m. our time, hundreds of thousands are expected to watch the royal couple ride in a horse-drawn carriage for canada day festivities. next friday, they fly to california. >> cheaper is always better. why you will be paying a little less on your shopping trip starting today. >>> thousands of people who normally take the ferry to work are out of luck today. we'll tell you what ticket sellers are so upset about and what you can do if you normally take the ferry coming up next. >>> and pg&e came forth yesterday announcing that dozens of employees may have falsified recollections about inspecifications under -- inspections about underground facilities. i'll have the repercussions in a live report coming up. >>> and wrong name wrong date but he still jumpe
ABC
Jul 1, 2011 11:00am PDT
canada, unforgettable moment they shared with more than two dozen people today. >>> britain's royal couple is making a splash in day two of their first overseas trip to canada. they greeted hundreds of spectators in ottawa. the duke and duchess watched 25 people become canadian citizens today. they handed out flags to the new citizens and joined them with their families making an already special day even more unforgettable for the new citizens. catherine was wearing a cream dress and red hat and queen's maple leaf roots. >> and prince albert got married in a civil ceremony to charlene woodstock a former olympic swimmer. the couple dismissed rumors and she tried to run away after rumors that he had a third legitimate child. >> the flags that catherine gave outer today, we better not see any on ebay. >> it was the weather to match the hats. i thought you would have noticed that. >> we'll be seeing a lot of grays and reds. >> show you what is going on right now. vollmer peak down on oakland. wouldn't be nice if there was baseball stadium in this picture. not that i'm advocating one for
SFGTV2
Jun 30, 2011 5:30pm PDT
linda brooks burton. [applause] because linda brooks britain last march invited me to plan this program, and i want to thank helen, who i work with in san francisco unified because she introduced me to bryonn bain, and she always introduces me to the various artists that come in to work in the school district. as i learned about bryonn and experienced his presence and i was thinking about putting together this program, it just clicked -- why not bring the two together to bring this link from the past unsegregated jim crow to what is happening in the 21st century and that has been happening? i think i was inspired by michele alexander's booke." >> it is my pleasure to say, ms. colvin, without you we would not be where we are. [applause] thank you for sharing your story, and keep telling your story because we need to know, and our children need to know, and our children's children need to know your story. and we want to thank our sponsors today. we have the san francisco unified school district. we have marked as bookstores, who will be selling this -- ms. colvin's book, written about her
PBS
Jun 30, 2011 6:30pm PDT
of public workers took to the streets in britain to protest pension cuts. their union is warning the one- day strike could be the beginning of a wave of strikes. still ahead, how best to invest over the next decade, especially with stocks sitting close to where they were ten years ago. new claims for jobless benefits fell by a thousand in the past week to 428,000. they haven't dipped below the 400,000 mark since april. and with many worried about a summer soft-patch for the economy, former president bill clinton is trying to boost job creation. this week, he's in chicago for his annual clinton global initiative. the goal-- bringing together leaders from businesses, non-profits and government to brainstorm on how to get america back to work. former michigan governor jennifer granholm is one of those leaders at the event. she says businesses make decisions every day about where to locate, and if we want those jobs here in the u.s., we need to get busy. >> they're not going to places out of loyalty or staying here out of loyalty; they're going where they can maximize their profits. we h
FOX
Jul 1, 2011 12:00pm PDT
those shares. >>> britain's royal newly weds are spending another busy day in canada. they presented 25 canadian flags to 25 new citizens. williams' grandmother, queen elizabeth is officially their head of state. the duke and dutch which is of cambridge has a busy schedule and scheduled to fly to los angeles next thursday. >>> they are hot on the heels of a fugitive they have been pursuing since yesterday afternoon, a baboon. there it is on the screen. he might have escaped from the amusement park. they house 150 but count officials do not count them regularly to see if any are missing. tonight at 5:00 stocks have been creeping up and why the market is so robust. fireworks up for sale, craigslist is also playing a role, what you need to know before you go that route. that and more coming up on our next newscast at 5:00. have a great day. send comments to comments@captioncolorado.com captions by terry james, caption colorado, llc.
CNN
Jun 30, 2011 9:00pm EDT
great britain. it's a tough one. i mean it's -- and it's always going -- i'm always going to have to answer that and deal with that question because of where i grew up. you know, i regard myself as northern irish and that's all i can really say. >> that's probably the diplomatic answer, isn't it? >> yeah, it would have to be. >> did you have a tough upbringing, would you say? did you have much money as a family? >> no. no, not at all. my mom and dad worked very hard to give me the best chance not just in golf but in life. you know, i was an only child, you know, my dad worked three jobs at one stage. my mom worked night shifts in a factory. >> what did they do? >> my dad was a bar manager and worked in separate places, you know, in the daytime and then in the night. and my mom worked in a factory that produced tape and sort of industrial goods and she worked night shift in there. so they worked very hard. and i -- being so young, you're sort of oblivious to it all, and it's only when you become a little older and a little wiser that you realize how much they sacrificed for you. >> it
ABC
Jul 1, 2011 5:00am PDT
nuclear lab. >> and britain's royal couple make their#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t#t x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x >>> welcome back. look at doppler 7-hd. it will remain quiet over the weekend. temperatures from 64 in eureka. 78 in san diego and mid to upper 90s through the central valley. 114 in palm springs and it's going to get hotter over the weekend. we're going to have mid-80s in tahoe, mid 90s in yosemite and down around southern california. we're looking at temperatures near 90 in l.
FOX News
Jul 1, 2011 4:00am EDT
employees staged a one-day strike in great britain protesting conservative led governments austerity plans. schools were the hardest hit with 11,000 partially or completely closed. 19 people were killed during a two-day military surge by syrian forces trying to keep residents from fleeing to turkey where 10,000 have gone during a government crackdown on the political opposition. >> at home, the man in charge of america's military went out with a flourish. molly henneberg reports on the final day for defense secretary robert gates. >> after working in the federal government four decades. including c.i.a. director and first defense secretary to serve both a republican and democratic president, robert gates was praised by the commander in chief. >> a humble american patriot, a man of common sense and decency. simply one out of are nation's finest public servants. >> then president obama presented gates with the nation's highest civilian honor, the presidential medal of freedom. >> i'm deeply honored and moved by your presentation of this award. it is a big surprise. but we should have k
ABC
Jul 1, 2011 2:35am EDT
"world news now" in just one moment. >>> nobody will be sleeping at wimbledon today when britain's anan murray plays a semifinal rival rafael nadal. thth will be very exciting. nadal is just incredible on the court. >> it's going to be a great match. excitement does not describe a new stage production in nearby london. david sillito of the bbc stayed awake long enough to file this report about it. ♪ >> reporter: this takes a little bit of explaining. ♪ >> reporter: the gang of singing octopuses are trying to lull you to sleep. and this is the audience. yes. they really are tucked up in bed in a theater. >> i always fall asleep in the theater. i've slept through so many shows in my time. "the lord of the rings." "oliver." so we thought it might be a nice idea to make a show that's especially for an audience that falls asleep. >> reporter: and instead of seats, the audience has beds. this is where everyone spends the evening and the night. and if i'm going to join them, i'm not allowed to be dressed like this. i've got to wear pajamas. and once you get into bed, the cast has one
KRON
Jun 30, 2011 5:00pm PDT
neighborhood. 85 and britain, a bottle, and towards the delta and inland valleys. 89 in livermore and even a better warm up. for the rest of the weekend. to the south bay, upper 80s and low 90s. 90's and morgan hill. plenty of 90's for saturday, sunday and even towards monday with the fourth of july holiday. the fireworks forecast. always a big brawl. by 9:00 p.m., clear skies and mild conditions with a big-crowd. even more mild towards marin on monday this continuing trend will still be hot for the weekend but a slight cool down on monday. thursday more comfortable for the inland valleys at upper 80s. >>pam: a flesh eating disease with cocaine users. laced with an additive used to de wrom farm animals- used to de-worm farm animals. >> these lesions are caused by cocaine the least with this farm de - worrming >> people get pretty panicky when the kerstin starts to turn black! >>reporter: her and her colleagues about treated seven patients. sentence can impact and the users, quickly! this started in 2009 but april the u.s. drug enforcement agency reported 82 percent of the cocaine cont
ABC
Jun 30, 2011 6:00pm PDT
area. >> and britain's royal couple, will and kate making their north american debut as newlyweds. >>> a high school student from india has vanished while visiting california with a tour group. he is 15 years old, speaks limited english and now missing for a week. johnathon bloom is in the newsroom with the story. >> police say there is no sign of him yet and they're running out of ideas. the group is now here in san francisco ai. week ago, in l.a. where he was last seen. police went public with this case for the first time, and faced criticism for not telling the media sooner. >> why wait a week? >> the investigation was ongoing and we're following through and the leads haven't panned out to be leads leading to us locating him. >> did you want to keep this quiet? >> no. >> police say they've guided -- . >> decided to tell the public after the investigation hit a dead end. they're hoping someone has seen or heard from the 15-year-old, last spotted june 23, taking pictures outside of the los angeles hotel. the tour group is now in san francisco. police are interviewing them with th
NBC
Jul 1, 2011 9:00am EDT
couple hoping to live as normal a life as they can. bringing a fresh new look to britain's future monarchy. >> i do believe that the tour of canada and the united states of america is the beginning of a real change for the royal family. >> reporter: well, it's canada day here. huge crowds have turned out for the festivities hoping to catch a glimpse of william and kate. they've already charmed english speaking canada but their next slightly more significant challenge will be to win over french canada. i've no doubt william and kate have been practicing their french overnight. >> nbc news has produced a dvd of the event, the ceremony, the procession, the highlight, balcony kiss, just head to today.com. >>> coming up next, the good, the bad and the best bet when it comes to your favorite carnival food. >>> and then we've got one more hit from pitbull right after these messages. ♪ ♪ i'd do anything for you dear ♪ anything cause you mean everything to me ♪ ♪ i'd know that i'd go anywhere ♪ ♪ for your smile ♪ anywhere ♪ yes i'd do anything ♪ anything for you ♪ has
MSNBC
Jul 1, 2011 10:00am EDT
britain's future monarchy. >> the tour of canada and the united states of america is the beginning of a real change for the royal family. >> reporter: well, it's canada day. crowds of people rushing to the stage hoping to catch a glimpse of william and kate when they get here. they are charmed english speaking canada. the challenge ahead of them is french canada. something tells me they have been practicing their french overnight. back to you in the studio. >> i have no doubt they are going to pull it off. we have developing news we have been following. former imf chief dominic strauss-kahn, there's credibility problems with the maid who accused him of rape. what are you learning jonathan? >> the court hearing is going to get under way in an hour. it's our understanding dominic strauss-kahn's bail is going to be reduced considerably. we are told that prosecutors have agreed to go along with much of what the defense is asking. we don't know if they are going to give the defense everything they are asking. expect the ankle bracelet to go and that huge dollar amount to go. expect the
NBC
Jul 1, 2011 7:00am EDT
as they can. bringing a fresh new look to britain's future monarchy. >> i do believe that the tour of canada and the united states of america is the beginning of a real change for the royal family. >> reporter: well, it's canada day here. people are already turning out for the festivities and of course with the hope of catching a glimpse of william and kate. they may have already charmed english speaking canada but their next more significant challenge will be french canada. >> sounds like you better brush up on your french, ben fogle. [ speaking french ]. >> we'll make due. good luck. nbc news has put together a dvd of the event, the ceremony and procession, that balcony kiss. for more on this, go to our website and "today."com. >>> we will atalk about why the defense rested in the casey anthony trial without calling her to testify and what it was like to live in the anthony family home. we'll talk exclusive to casey's one-time bodyguard. >>> but first, this is "today" on nbc. wedding in mon >> live, local, latebreaking. this is bill edl tv 11 news today in baltimore. -- is wbal-tv 1
CNN
Jul 1, 2011 9:00am EDT
, what a welcome. big crowds come out in canada to see britain's new princess. oh, yeah and that other guy, too, traveling with her! we are live out of ottawa. >>> a closer look at the possibly crumbling case against dominique strauss-kahn. just ahead, the extraordinary twist. [ male announcer ] this...is the network -- a network of possibilities. in here, the planned combination of at&t and t-mobile would deliver our next generation mobile broadband experience to 55 million more americans, many in small towns and rural communities, giving them a new choice. we'll deliver better service, with thousands of new cell sites... for greater access to all the things you want, whenever you want them. it's the at&t network... and what's possible in here is almost impossible to say. carol. fiber makes me sad. oh common. and how can you talk to me about fiber while you are eating a candy bar? you enjoy that. i am. [ male announcer ] fiber beyond recognition. fiber one. oh, we call it the bundler. let's say you need home and auto insurance. you give us your information once, online... [ whir
CSPAN
Jul 1, 2011 6:30pm EDT
countries of the world today. in fact, the level of economic interdependence between britain and germany was such that it was in some ways madness these two countries went to war. there was a very famous book written by a young historian who talked about the fact that perhaps britain should not have gone to war. that this was craziness for britain to do it and it was the pity of war. wait a minute. that historian was niall ferguson. >> yes, before we end the rebuttal portion of this debate, i'd like to allow dr. kissinger the last word. >> i don't know whether one can reverse the order of participants up here, because i think it's three to one against my friend niall. our chinese friend is saying that china has suffered a great deal, has been provoked through a century of western exploitations and that it's not trying to dominate the world. as i understand what he is saying it is this -- when the west wants to discuss climate or the financial assistance, our tendency is to say china can be a stakeholder. it can be a participant in a system they did not themselves participate in c
CBS
Jul 1, 2011 5:00am PDT
. and it includes cuts to pay and benefits previously conceded by city workers. >>> britain's royal couple charms canada. william and kate's plans today on what would have been princess diana's 50th birthday. >>> and no funny business here. comedy central's stephen colbert makes a major political move. how he is stepping into the 2012 race. we'll see. >>> a lot of people traveling around the country this holiday weekend. we are cleared for take-off. sfo looking at sunshine and 75 degrees. heading south, going to be hot in many spots. it's been that way for a while. houston no exception. partly cloudy skies, still about 95 degrees in toward the afternoon. if you're continuing on toward atlanta, we are expecting some sunshine and still a hot 94 degrees. we'll have more on your local weather coming right up. ,,,,,,,,,, i know you're worried about making your savings last and having enough income when you retire. that's why i'm here -- to help come up with a plan and get you on the right path. i have more than a thousand fidelity experts working with me so that i can work one-on-one wit
FOX
Jul 1, 2011 7:00am PDT
. >>> happening right now, britain's duke and duchess of cambridge continue their official visit to canada today. this is a live picture of the pair. they're attending a canadian citizenship ceremony in honor of citizens day. the couple will be spending another week touring around the country. then they will be heading to los angeles. we can sew a large crowd. a lot of people have flooded in. the queen came to ottawa a year ago, 100,000 showed up. now a million showed up to see presence william and kate. >>> how we may soon learn about the colors of some dinosaurs thanks to a local university and the simple devries you are required to have in your home as offed to and how it can save your life. >> we'll tell you where a young girl was in the water when he is was attacked by a shark when this happened on the east coast. >>> another triple gain for the dow. it manufactured in june. it's helping the stock continue its -- it's week long rally. nasdaq is up 22. s&p is up 10. >>> the private equity firm will be the lead bidder in an auction for borders bach stores. the company says it will pay 215 mil
CBS
Jul 1, 2011 7:00am PDT
music means? royal action for you on a friday morning. brita britain's duke and duchess of europe. cbs news reporter is in ottawa this morning, lucie van oldenbarneveld has more. >> reporter: thousands of very excited onlookers greeted the duke and duchess of cambridge and waiting hours to do so them and they sure didn't disappoint. prince william and catherine stepped off a canadian military plane early in the afternoon on thursday into brilliant sunshine and brisk winds an adoring crowd. >> oh, my heart stopped a beat! i was so excited! i was jumping and screaming! love them. >> reporter: after meeting prime minister stephen harper, their first stop was a national war memorial to lay a wreath and visit the troops. then a speech in french. william apologized for his language skills and promised he would get better. >> it will improve as we go on. >> reporter: a scheduled barbecue with 120 canadian volunteers were moved indoor because of the rain. there, the couple mingled with the crowd. kate who is not scheduled to speak publicly during the trip seemed to have plenty to say in p
CNN
Jul 1, 2011 12:00pm PDT
. >>> britain's royals are helping millions of people celebrate sytoday. the duke and duchess of cambridge attendedn:by citizens ceremonies in the commonwealth just this morning where they pledged their allegiance to queen elizabeth, william's grandmother. they were treated to a carriage ride, a 21-gun salute, and a fly-by from canadian military jets. wherever they go, the royal duo wherever they go, thkát yal duo reception. the crowds love them. i want you to just listen to prince william. >> catherine and i are also thrilled and excited about the prospect of the next eight days. especially of being part of the canadian family. it will be an adventure that we'll never forget. [ speaking french ] 6ñ >> royal watchers describing this qiví( as a home run, but princess catherine seems to have a special way with her well-wishers and her personal style is the talk of the town. the way of the world, everywhere she goes. i want to bring in to talk fashion my dear friend, a friend of our show, monte durham with tlc's "say yes to the dress atlanta." hello, thank you for coming on. >> yeah. yeah
CBS
Jul 1, 2011 4:00am EDT
in greece where the government is approving new austerity measures. >> in britain now, tens of thousands of workers walked off the job. rita kneeson is in london with the story. >> reporter: they want the government to know what they think of pension cuts. [ people chanting ] thousands walked off the job to march through central london with picket signs. >> we don't want to strike. we don't want to cause any aggravation. we just want decent standard of living. >> reporter: they staged protest to push back against the government plan that would increase the amount they contribute to pensions and other issues. >> we're not going to pay for this crisis. we didn't make it. and we know the money is out there. and we think the government should be putting the money where it really is needed in the public services. >> reporter: the one day strike closed or partially closed 11,000 schools. unions says this only the beginning of disruptions they are planning this summer. some agents didn't show up for work at the airports and about half the civilians who work for the police joined the s
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